2013 Suzuki RM-Z450

2013 Suzuki RM-Z450
MSRP $8,699

The Suzuki RM–Z450 has been given several upgrades for 2013 like the Showa Separate Function Fork which is a larger fork 48 mm in diameter for higher stability. A new ECM has a higher-performance processor for more powerful engine management. The Suzuki RM-Z450is equipped with an all-new 5-speed transmission for more accurate shifting execution.


2013 Suzuki RM-Z450 First Ride

2013 Suzuki RM-Z450 First Ride

Suzuki's RM-Z450 gets a host of updates for 2013, and MotoUSA headed to Suzuki's private Supercross track to see how it performed. Read what we thought about revised RM-Z in this First Ride.

Specifications
Year2013
ManufacturerSuzuki
ModelRM-Z450
Engine Type4-stroke, single cylinder, DOHC
Engine Displacement449cc
Bore Stroke96 mm x 62.1 mm
CoolingLiquid-Cooled
Compression Ratio12.5:1
Fuel SystemFuel Injection
IgnitionElectronic ignition (CDI)
Starting SystemPrimary kick
Transmission5-speed constant mesh
Final DriveChain, DID520MXV4, 114 links
Rake TrailNA
Seat Height37.6 in.
Wheelbase58.9 in.
Front SuspensionInverted telescopic, coil spring, oil damped
Rear SuspensionLink type, coil spring, oil damped
Front BrakeDisc brake
Rear BrakeDisc brake
Front Tire80/100-21
Rear Tire110/90-19
Fuel Capacity1.6 gal.
Dry Weight249 lbs. (Wet)
MSRP8699

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Ride Engineering 2015 RM-Z450 Project

Ride Engineering’s 2015 RM-Z450 Project Bike

Ride Engineering has put together this video to show the upgrades it made to the 2015 Suzuki RM-Z450.